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How long will a black eye hurt to touch?

How long will a black eye hurt to touch?

Depends: Like any bruise, how long it hurts depends on how severe the initial trauma was. If it is extremely painful, or if you suffered a severe blow, you might want to get checked out just to make sure you didn't fracture one of the bones in your face. ...Read more

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How long does it take a black eye to heal?

Hematoma : Or bruising usually is better by 2-3 wks, depending on amount of blood, whether you are on blood thinners. ...Read more

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How long will it take for my black eye to heal?

How long will it take for my black eye to heal?

1 week: Usually it takes a week. You can apply an ice pack, 10 minutes on/10 minutes off. You can also use arnica gel, a homeopathic remedy [apply carefully because it's near your eye]. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a black eye to appear?

How long does it take for a black eye to appear?

Black eye: After an eye injury, bruising around the eye will appear within hours if there has been bleeding under the skin around the eye. If you do get a black eye, it can take up to 2-3 weeks to resolve completely. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take for eye swelling and bruises to go? I have a shiner.

It depends: From a few days to a few weeks, depending on the person and their injury. ...Read more

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How much time does it take for a black eye to become swollen shut?

How much time does it take for a black eye to become swollen shut?

Depends on extent of: bruising, since that is what a black eye is (ecchymosis) present, as the more it swells under the skin area, the faster it will swell.That is why cool/iced compresses may be helpful on the lids to reduce the swelling. (It's really the eyelid and not the eye that is black for clarification.) Keeping the head elevated helps too. Don't lie flat. Body needs time to resorb swollen tissue's fluids back. ...Read more

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I currently have a corneal ulcer. I would like to know how long will it take to heal? And when will the white spot on my eye disappear?

I currently have a corneal ulcer. I would like to know how long will it take to heal? And when will the white spot on my eye disappear?

Patience: Use your antibiotics faithfully, DON'T patch your eye closed, follow up with your Ophthalmologist as scheduled, or sooner if your symptoms worsen. Sometimes an ulcer can leave a permanent scar. It depends on the severity of the ulcer, and the type of organism that caused it. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a red dot on my eye to go away?

How long does it take for a red dot on my eye to go away?

About 2 weeks: Subconjunctival hemorrhage (a small bleed on the surface of the eye) goes away in about 2 weeks. If the red dot is a blood vessel loop or being caused by something else, it may not go away at all. If the red dot is inside your eye, you should have it evaluated. ...Read more

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I have a bloodshot eye from being punched on the face. How long does it take for it to heal?

I have a bloodshot eye from being punched on the face. How long does it take for it to heal?

Few days to few week: It depends on how much hemorrhage is there, it will get absorped slowly in few days or few weeks by itself. ...Read more

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How do you quickly heal and cover a black eye?

How do you quickly heal and cover a black eye?

Cold packs: A black eye is basically bruising to the soft tissue around the eye. Like most bruises, ice packs placed on the area can minimize the bruising. This is assuming no injury to the eye itself. Any changes to your vision or increasing pain should be checked by your doctor. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a black eye to heal?

Anytime up to : 3-4 wks depending on how much bleeding bruising is there. Vast majority are gone by 2 wks. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a black eye to develop if you get elbowed there?

Soon: A black eye usually develops within 24 hours of the trauma. Either way, you should have your eye examined by your eye doctor to ensure no other injuries have occurred. ...Read more

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How long after getting hit in the eye does it take to turn blue?

How long after getting hit in the eye does it take to turn blue?

Seconds to hours: By blue you probably mean the skin around the eye gets black and blue. That is from ruptured blood vessels under the skin. It can happen instantly or up to 24hrs later. When we do eyelid surgery sometimes patient notice a black and blue eyes the next day. The eye itself turn red if directly hit. You must have an eye exam to rule out damage to your eye. ...Read more

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How long should it take my eye to heal from pink eye?

How long should it take my eye to heal from pink eye?

4-10 days: Most pinkeye will run its course in 4-10 days. ...Read more

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I have an ingrown i think my big toe it bleeds and is swollen how much will it cost to get it removed and how long will it take to recover.

I have an ingrown i think my big toe it bleeds and is swollen how much will it cost to get it removed and how long will it take to recover.

Recovery is quick: The cost usually varies, probably in the $300-$500 range. Once the procedure is done, you can walk immediately in a shoe and you would need to clean it and change the bandage daily. There is no need to avoid activity as you will only experience mild soreness for a few days. ...Read more

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I scrubbed my face too hard and skin came off, how long will it take to heal and what should I do for faster healing? Will it scar?

I scrubbed my face too hard and skin came off, how long will it take to heal and what should I do for faster healing? Will it scar?

TLC: Take it easy on the tissue now that it is irritated. Use only mild soap for washing and you may want to apply light coating of a snd d ointment a couple of times a day. Scarring not likely. Keep clean and protected and keep from getting dry. Do not use vaseline. Good luck. ...Read more

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How long will a black eye hurt to touch?

Depends: Like any bruise, how long it hurts depends on how severe the initial trauma was. If it is extremely painful, or if you suffered a severe blow, you might want to get checked out just to make sure you didn't fracture one of the bones in your face. ...Read more

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3week black eye.saw eye doc.got ct facial scan.no fracture. over my eye still hurt to touch. Eye uncomfortable. have side headaches.normal?Please help

3week black eye.saw eye doc.got ct facial scan.no fracture. over my eye still hurt to touch. Eye uncomfortable. have side headaches.normal?Please help

Reexamination of eye: is needed to make sure you have no intra-occuar injuries some develop late. Once other injuries ruled out discoloration will disappear slowly in 6 to 8 wks . First see your Eye doctor for follow up .. ...Read more

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How long does a black eye last?

How long does a black eye last?

Depends: This will depend on the nautre of the injury, the amount of blood leaked out into the tissue and continuing to leak out, the initial treatment and continuing treatment, whether you are on Aspirin or other blood thinners like "plavix" or "coumadin" and you own ability to clot and remove clot. A simple "black eye" may last 7-10 days. More severe could last a month or more. ...Read more

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How long does it take a black eye to heal?

Hematoma : Or bruising usually is better by 2-3 wks, depending on amount of blood, whether you are on blood thinners. ...Read more

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How long does it take "black eye" to develop?

How long does it take "black eye" to develop?

Black eye: After an eye injury, bruising around the eye will appear within hours if there has been bleeding under the skin around the eye. If you do get a black eye, it can take up to 2-3 weeks to resolve completely. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a black eye to heal?

Anytime up to : 3-4 wks depending on how much bleeding bruising is there. Vast majority are gone by 2 wks. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a black eye to show?

How long does it take for a black eye to show?

Seconds to minutes: Most of the time, the bruising of a black eye occurs immediately. ...Read more

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How long will it take for my black eye to heal?

1 week: Usually it takes a week. You can apply an ice pack, 10 minutes on/10 minutes off. You can also use arnica gel, a homeopathic remedy [apply carefully because it's near your eye]. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a black eye to appear?

Black eye: After an eye injury, bruising around the eye will appear within hours if there has been bleeding under the skin around the eye. If you do get a black eye, it can take up to 2-3 weeks to resolve completely. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will a bad black eye last?

Can someone tell me how long will a bad black eye last?

Week or two: A bad black eye, also known as ecchymosis, will resolve over time as your body breaks down the blood and carries it away. Icing the eye for the first two days to limit the swelling and bleeding can help. Applying heat from day four onward can bring more blood supply to the area and help to break down and carry away the old blood. It rarely will last more than a week or two. ...Read more

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I have very giant black eye, how long will I have it and what to do help!?

I have very giant black eye, how long will I have it and what to do help!?

Eye: Presuming you got it from trauma, you should see an eye doctor and get a scan of your face. Suggest you go to the hospital today ...Read more

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I got hit today it hurt within first few min then after that it didn't will it turn into a black eye?

Possibly: A "black eye" comes from seepage of blood from ruptured blood vessels in crushed tissue. It will develop over the next 2-4 days depending upon the vessel damage. But if the hit was light, you might no see much bruising at all. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a black eye to develop if you get elbowed there?

Soon: A black eye usually develops within 24 hours of the trauma. Either way, you should have your eye examined by your eye doctor to ensure no other injuries have occurred. ...Read more

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How long does a severe black eye take to heal? My son was hit with a stick in the eye a month ago and still has a black eye.

How long does a severe black eye take to heal? My son was hit with a stick in the eye a month ago and still has a black eye.

Several weeks: He was probably not hit in the eye itself with a stick or things would be a lot worse. I assume he had a thorough eye examination. The black eye is caused by a bleeding around the eye, similar to a black and blue spot on the skin. It may take several weeks to clear. ...Read more

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Help please? How long does it take for a black eye from a concussion to go away?

Help please? How long does it take for a black eye from a concussion to go away?

Raccoon eyes ?: Basilar skull fracture can give you one or two black eyes. We sometimes refer to this as raccoon eyes. I would get a ct of the brain with bone windows and attention to the skull base if you are still having symptoms. ...Read more

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I was at a birthday party and someone's foot hit me in the eye. It happened yesterday and it hurts. Is it gonna turn into a black eye??


I was at a birthday party and someone's foot hit me in the eye. It happened yesterday and it hurts. Is it gonna turn into a black eye??

Possibly: the harder and more direct the kick was depends on the degree of bruising, aka black eye. Ice packs will help. If your sight changes you should call your doctor ...Read more

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How long does it take for a black eye to form as well as other eye injuries?

How long does it take for a black eye to form as well as other eye injuries?

Up to 1 or 2 days: Black eyes may occur quickly with a direct impact to the eye. This happens because there is some bleeding in the soft areas around the eye that cause the darker color. Other injuries that fracture bones like facial and skull fractures bleed more slowly, and it may take a day or two before the black eye appears. ...Read more

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How long does it take for swelling from a black eye to go away? When do I switch from cold compress to hot compress?

How long does it take for swelling from a black eye to go away? When do I switch from cold compress to hot compress?

Black eye: Depending on the extent of the trauma, black eyes can take weeks to months to fully resolve; it will change colors like a bruise. Cold ice packs help decrease swelling ; further bleeding for the first 4-5 days. Cold ice packs generally help decrease inflammation so it will continue to help with the healing process for the first week. Hot compresses for eyelids am/pm are good daily. ...Read more

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